For years, people have been telling me to go with an AMD processor on my desktop. Well, that may have happened today – with the launch of AMD’s new Quad FX platform (formerly known as 4×4). I’ll be replacing my current system (running a slightly …continue reading
Archives for November 2006
The WildTangent Games Network (WGN), the fastest growing online games network in North America, today announced the release of the first ever Web 2.0 video game, BlasterBall 3. In a first for gamers worldwide, WildTangent Studios, the production arm of the WildTangent Games Network, …continue reading
Leading online video games subscription service to give away one Nintendo Wii console to every 50th subscriber until December 31st, 2006!
I’ve been saying since last Christmas here at SvenOnTech that iPods need Wi-Fi for an assortment of reasons. One very strong case for it is wireless syncing. My dream is to have the car parked in the garage and sync from my glove box, but …continue reading
“This study may help explain the link between dietary fat consumption and inflammation and could be one of the critical links between metabolism and immune responses,” says senior author Professor Charles Mackay, Director of Sydney’s Garvan Institute’s Immunology Program.
Our intake of fats (fatty acids) …continue reading
This holiday season, gift-givers may unwittingly give their favorite athlete a workout accessory that can double as a tracking device. Researchers in computer science and engineering at the University of Washington say there are serious privacy breaches posed by the gadget, which is marketed to …continue reading
ASOv2 includes 30+ tools to supercharge your PC’s performance, and more than 200 tweaks to customize Windows to your liking, and improve performance.
Version 2 has 30+ tools, including:
A spyware detective E-mail checker Icon manager Fast e-mailer Comprehensive backup tool for outlook & …continue reading
Each time you open Internet Explorer, an HTML page is displayed. This is referred to as the Home Page. By configuring the home page settings, you can specify which HTML page you want displayed when you open Internet Explorer.
To change the Home Page, open …continue reading
Hilary Rogers of Uniblue writes:
Global warming and its impact on the environment is a hot topic in the news at the moment. As a software company, we are aware of the fact that the energy required to run the computers belonging to 660 million …continue reading
Having used the service myself several times over the past few years with great satisfaction, I have to say that Overstock.com has some amazing deals running this holiday season. If you’re able to knock some of your shopping out this weekend, you might want to …continue reading
I recently received this email from a friend of mine:
“For years Nintendo, Sega, Sony and recently Microsoft, have battled to conquer the video game industry. Although Sega has fallen from grace, the three “big ones” are continuing their success with their new releases.
USB flash memory drives, aka thumb drives or handy drives, are a great way to store information and to transfer information from computer to computer. Simple to use and very affordable, the popularity of these drives has increased over the years. These drives are now …continue reading